Janice Harrison 'Grammy' Thacker, 59, Bristol, TN, went to be with the Lord, Saturday, February 18, 2012, at her residence.
She was born May 14, 1952, in Bristol, VA, the daughter of the late Charlie and Myna Elizabeth Smith Harrison, and she lived all of her life in the Bristol area.
She was a member of Full Gospel Fellowship Assembly of God. She was a loving mother and grandmother who deeply cared for her children and grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her sister, Charlotte Ann Harless.
She is survived by her loving husband of 43 years, Michael Everett Thacker; daughter, Angela Marie Thacker Miller and husband Shaun; son, Michael Aaron 'Scott' Thacker and wife Dea;grandchildren, Jarrid Evyn Israel Hawkins, Bradley, Alexis, Bladen and Zane Thacker, Deidre, Landon, and Caitlin Wood; sisters, Linda Bishop and husband Marvin, and Judy Clark and husband Jim; brother, Charlie A. Harrison, Jr.; several nieces and nephews; and aunts, uncles, and cousins.
A funeral service for Janice Harrison 'Grammy' Thacker will be held 6 p.m., Tuesday, February 21, 2012, in the Weaver Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Phil Kestner and the Rev. Jerry Taylor officiating.
The family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home.
The burial will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, February, 22, 2012, in Eastern Heights Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jarrid Hawkins, Landon Wood, Joseph Harless, Jeffery Harless, Bob Barr, Bradley Thacker, Ronnie Booher, and Jerry 'J.T.' Taylor.